TuesdayCMA Chamber Music on MainDoors at 6:00 p.m.Concert at 7:00 p.m.
Music plus art equals a magical experience with this critically acclaimed chamber concert series featuring world-renowned artistic director Edward Arron and intimately set in the Museum's gorgeous DuBose Poston Reception Hall.
Jeewon Park, piano
Yosuke Kawasaki, violin
Edward Arron, cello
Bach Sonata No. 3 in E Major for Violin and Keyboard, BWV 1016
Shostakovich Trio in e minor, Opus 67
Mendelssohn Trio in d minor, Opus 49
FridayArts & Draughts7:00 p.m.
Art, drink and be happy! Enjoy beer tastings from the Whig, musical performances from Great Peacock, Bombadil, Jordan Igoe and The Great Book of John and more: D.I.Y Art projects, interactive art, scavenger hunts and unique perspective tours with the Free Times Tug Baker through the CMA collection and docent tours through current exhibit Japan and the Jazz Age. Sponsored by The Whig, WXRY and Free Times.
- $8 / $5 members
Join or renew your membership that night and get in for free!
SaturdayMembers' Opening Party Celebrating Animal Instinct and Cheer for the Home Team!Noon - 2:00 p.m.
Join us for the family-friendly exhibition opening. Animal Instinct artist Shelley Reed gives a lecture at 2:00 p.m. Individual membership admits one adult plus children. All other levels admit two adults plus children.
RSVP by Friday, May 9.
RSVP early as space is limited. Please specify if you would like to attend the lecture.
TuesdayBon Voyage, Monet5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Come to a lively talk about the CMA's fabulous and beloved Monet painting and bid it "au devoir" as it travels as part of a landmark exhibition in Houston titled Impressions of a River.
- $10 / Free for CMA and Alliance Francaise members and students.
FridayAn Intimate Evening with Art GarfunkelDoors open at 7:00 p.m. | Show at 8:00 p.m.
Music Farm Productions, Ear For Music, and the Columbia Museum of Art proudly present an intimate evening with legendary singer and songwriter Art Garfunkel. Join the iconic and incomparable musician for an enthralling show of songs, stories, and a post-show question-and-answer period. Garfunkel has made an indelible mark on the music world as both a solo artist and half of the unrivaled Simon & Garfunkel. The renowned countertenor leads a stripped-down band in a performance of lovely originals and interpretations of durable standards.
This is an all ages event. Upon exit, there will be no re-entry into the event for those under 21 years old. No backpacks or outside food or drink will be allowed in the CMA. Cash bar.
FridayArts and Draughts7:00 - 11:00 p.m.
Art, drink, and be happy! Enjoy beer tastings from the Whig, musical performances, D.I.Y Art projects, interactive art, scavenger hunts, unique perspective tours through the exhibitions Animal Instinct and Cheer for the Home Team!, and more.
Sponsored by The Whig, WXRY and Free Times.
- $8 / $5 members / join or renew your membership that night and get in for free.
SundayGallery Talk and Tour of Animal Instinct with Shelly Reed5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Experience a once in a lifetime opportunity to tour the exhibition, Animal Instinct, with artist Shelly Reed. Boston based-artist, Reed will host a private tour and gallery talk through the exhibition followed by a champagne toast and reception to follow. Beer and wine cash bar available.
Please RSVP by August 8th as spaces are limited.